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Van Rooyen the man to catch in Qatar

Erik van Rooyen fired a 66 to set the clubhouse target on day two of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

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Kinhult edges ahead in Doha

Marcus Kinhult picked up four shots on Friday morning to hit the top of the leaderboard at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

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Quiros finds his groove in Doha

​Alvaro Quiros may not have felt at his best on day one of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters but an opening round of 66 left him just one shot off the lead at Doha Golf Club.

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Day 1 in Numbers: Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

The best numbers and stats from day one at Doha Golf Club...

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Resurgent trio lead way in Qatar

Grégory Havret, Eddie Pepperell and Aaron Rai made the most of calm conditions to share the first-round lead at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

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Havret, Pepperell and Rai get it going in Qatar

Grégory Havret, Eddie Pepperell and Aaron Rai found their form to set the clubhouse target on day one of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

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Early logjam in Qatar

English trio Richard Bland, Eddie Pepperell and Paul Waring sat at the top of a congested leaderboard as day one of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters got under way.

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From the archive: Els makes history with cut record in Qatar

Twelve years ago Ernie Els wrote his name into the history books in Qatar, equaling the record set by Bernhard Langer for the most consecutive cuts made on the European Tour – a feat that he would go on to obliterate.

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History made at Commercial Bank Qatar Masters Pro-Am

It was an historic moment at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters as, for the first time in the tournament’s 21 year history, a team comprising of only female amateurs won the Morning Pro-Am alongside Austrian European Tour star Matthias Schwab.

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Player Blog: Tapio Pulkkanen

The charismatic Finnish star writes this week’s Player Blog from Qatar, where the big-hitting, trilby hat-wearing 27 year old discusses golf in Finland, his long-hitting prowess, watching Dustin Johnson on the range, and much more…

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Sharma riding the crest of a wave in Qatar

Shubhankar Sharma admits he is living the dream on the European Tour as he tees it up in just his 15th event at this week's Commercial Bank Qatar Masters as a two-time winner.

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Wang looking up ahead of Doha defence

Defending champion Jeunghun Wang is hopeful a return to a happy hunting ground at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters can be a springboard up the Official World Golf Ranking this week.

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On the Tee: At the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

The draw for the 21st edition of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters has been made and it’s thrown up some interesting looking groups. We preview the pick of them here.

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Wood feeling confident in Qatar

Chris Wood returns to the scene of his maiden European Tour title brim-full of confidence this week as the Englishman tees it up at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters a week after coming agonisingly close to a fourth victory in Oman.

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Stars align for 40th anniversary of Porsche European Open

Pat Perez, Thomas Bjørn and defending champion Jordan Smith have all confirmed to play the Porsche European Open on what is a landmark year for the German event.  

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Fantasy Three at the Qatar Masters

As we return to Doha Golf Club for the 21st edition of the Commerical Bank Qatar Masters, we pick out three players we think merit being included in your fantasy golf teams for this week.  

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Race To Dubai Podcast – Joost’s The Man in Oman

Joost Luiten chats about it to Dan Roebuck, John Hawksworth and Jamie Kennedy.

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Five things to Know: Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

Ahead of the 21st edition of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters we bring you five story lines to look out for from Doha Golf Club this week.

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Players say ‘Oh Man’ to Middle East’s hidden gem

The NBO Oman Open has opened up a whole new world for the stars of the European Tour, with the effusive praise from the likes of Ryder Cup players Chris Wood and Andy Sullivan, along with many others, confirming Oman and Al Mouj Golf as one of world golf’s great hidden gems.

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Wood looking forward after Oman near miss

Chris Wood will head to the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters next week with a spring in his step after finding his form to finish second at the NBO Oman Open.

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Luiten the man in Oman

Joost Luiten got the better of Chris Wood in a final-day battle to win his sixth European Tour title at the inaugural NBO Oman Open.

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A Guide to Doha Golf Club

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Top 10 Shots - Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

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History of the Qatar Masters

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All to play for in Oman

The inaugural NBO Oman Open was set for a dramatic finish with ten players within four shots of the lead heading into the back nine on Sunday.

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Luiten moves ahead in Oman

Joost Luiten opened up a two-shot lead as the final round of the inaugural NBO Oman Open got under way at Al Mouj Golf.

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Levy's desert delight continues

Alexander Levy is aiming for another strong finish at the NBO Oman Open as he looks to play his way into the WGC - Mexico Championship.

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Day 3 in Numbers: NBO Oman Open

The best numbers and stats from Moving Day in beautiful Oman...

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Tight at the top in Oman

Joost Luiten, Julien Guerrier and Matthew Southgate will share a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the inaugural NBO Oman Open after a dramatic roller coaster of a day at Al Mouj Golf.

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Wood glides into Oman lead

Chris Wood turned in 33 to open up a one-shot lead on day three of the inaugural NBO Oman Open.

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Sharma and Wang spearhead rising stars in Qatar field

The European Tour’s only multiple winner of the 2018 season, Shubhankar Sharma, will join the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters defending champion Jeunghun Wang in the field when a host of rising stars play the 21st edition of the historic event, from February 22-25.

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Southgate hits the front in Oman

Matthew Southgate started round three with three birdies to jump out into the lead at the NBO Oman Open.

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Twinsanity as brother caddies both score holes-in-one

Twin brothers Gary and Guy Tilston can’t quite believe their ‘amazing’ achievement after the caddies both had holes-in-one while on the bag for Matthew Southgate and Marcel Siem at the NBO Oman Open yesterday.

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Day 2 in numbers: NBO Oman Open

The best facts and figures from day two of the NBO Oman Open...

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Southgate loving life in Oman

Matthew Southgate feels he is playing the best golf of his life after rounds of 65-70 put him right in contention heading into the weekend at the NBO Oman Open.

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Pavon powers ahead in Oman

Matthieu Pavon drew on his past experience at Al Mouj Golf to hold the midway lead at the inaugural NBO Oman Open.

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Southgate holds narrow advantage in Oman

Matthew Southgate carded a 70 to set the clubhouse target on day two of the NBO Oman Open but a closing double-bogey opened the door to the afternoon starters at Al Mouj Golf.

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Waring edges ahead in Oman

Paul Waring turned in 34 to open up a one-shot solo lead as the second round of the NBO Oman Open got under way at Al Mouj Golf.

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Day 1 in numbers: NBO Oman Open

The best facts and figures from day one of the inaugural NBO Oman Open at Al Mouj Golf.

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Southgate and Waring share Oman lead

A second hole-in-one of the season helped Matthew Southgate share the lead with Paul Waring after round one of the inaugural NBO Oman Open.

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Abt appointed Deputy Commissioner of the Sunshine Tour

The Sunshine Tour announced at its AGM yesterday that respected tournament promoter Thomas Abt has been appointed as the new Deputy Commissioner of the Tour.

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Sullivan targeting Ryder Cup return

Andy Sullivan continued his encouraging start to 2018 with an opening 67 at the NBO Oman Open and is hopeful his form can carry him all the way to the Ryder Cup.

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Huizing edges into Oman lead

Daan Huizing made the most of his local knowledge to set the clubhouse target on day one of the inaugural NBO Oman Open.

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Huizing takes early lead in Oman

Daan Huizing set the early clubhouse target as the inaugural NBO Oman Open got under way at Al Mouj Golf.

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Open de España to return to the European Tour

The Open de España, one of the oldest and most celebrated tournaments in Continental Europe, will return to the European Tour in April.

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Player Blog: Shubhankar Sharma

Ahead of this week's NBO Oman Open and with the golfing world at his feet, 21 year old Shubhankar Sharma gives us an insight into his whirlwind couple months on the European Tour which sees the Indian top of the Race to Dubai after two victories.

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On the tee: NBO Oman Open

The draw for the opening two rounds of the inaugural NBO Oman Open at  Al Mouj Golf Course, Muscat.

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Family affair for Danish duo in Oman

The inaugural NBO Oman Open will be a family affair for great Danes Thomas Bjørn and Søren Kjeldsen this week.

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Fantasy Three to watch in Oman

Ahead of the inaugural NBO Oman Open we profile three players to consider for your Race to Dubai fantasy team.  

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Blue chip support for the NBO Oman Open

The inaugural NBO Oman Open is set to be a significant occasion on the Sultanate’s sporting calendar when the European Tour golf event gets underway at stunning host venue Al Mouj Golf this week from February 15-18. 

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